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Fact or fiction? Estimating the comparative effectiveness of cancer treatments using UK registry data - Professor Nick Latimer

In the UK we collect very large amounts of data on cancer patients, held by the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS). Given that we collect all this data, it makes sense to think…

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ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research #14 - Nikki Totton - Evaluating the trade-off between benefits and risks in treatment decisions

All treatments have both benefits and risks which need to be considered when clinicians and patients are making treatment decisions. Randomised controlled trials are considered the best method to…

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Professor Chris Whitty: The 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial Lecture. What will the NHS be facing on its 90th birthday? Thurday 15 February 2018.

We were delighted to welcome Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department of Health, to the University on Thursday 15 February to deliver the 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial…

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